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Eph. i. 20, 21. Phil. ii. 9. and yet he needs no Viceroy, for he is every where, Matt. xxviii. 20. and therefore no Vicar-Ge
neral. 2. The Nature of this Kingdom as it resem
bles these on Earth. He hath, 1. His Throne in Heaven, there he keeps his
Court, Heb. viii. 1. c. xii. 2.
Holy Angels and Saints, Rev. vii. 11.
Angels, Heb. i. 14.
2 Pet. i. 21. 5. Yet he gives Audience every where, Matt.
xviij. 20. therefore we ought not to go to his
Courtiers. 6. The Law he governs his Subjects by, is his
written Word, Fac. ii. 8, 12. 1. The Common Law is the Old Teftament,
Rom. iii. 19. 2. The Chancery, or, Court of Equity, is the
New, Rom. iii. 20, 21, 23. 7. The Great Seals he useth to confirm his
Grants, is the Sacraments, Rom. iv. II. 8. His Enemies are maný, but he conquers
them all, Heb. X. 12, 13. Fofh. X. 24. He soon conquered all those that opposed him
in the Propagation of the Gospel, Matt.fxvi.
1. He conquers the Devil, Heb. ii. 14. 1 John
iii. 8. 2 Tim. ii. 26. 2. Sin, Rom. vi. 14. A&ts v. 31. Phil. iv. 13. 3. Death is also conquered by him, Hos. xiii. 14.
I Cor. XV. 54, 55, 56. 9. He hath his Ambassadors allo, 2 Cor. V. 20.
US .. In his Name therefore I beseech you, 1. To Honour and Reverence him as exalted
above all other Monarchs in the World,
Fobn V. 23. Phil. ii. 9, 10. 2. Submit unto him, and obey his Laws,
Psal. ii. 9. Luke xix. 27. 3. Trust to him for his Pardon, Ats v. 31. and Protection of
you, and his bringing you to himself in Heaven, Revel. iii. 21. Reve vii. 12.
MATT. XXV. 31.
I. HRIST shall come again from Heaven
But that he will one Day come from thence
Heb. ix. 28.
64. C. XXV. 31.
Sal. iv. 16.
This was along ago foretold by Enoch, Judgi
So he is often said to come in the Clouds,
ענני השמים הם מלאכי צבא השמים
III. Being thus come with his Angels, he shall
To open this,
X370 Dps Targ. Luke xvi. 22, 23.
xxiv. 25. Rom. ii. 15.
Romi ii. 5. Eccl. xi. 9, 10.
22,27. Rom. xiv. 10. 2 Cor. V. 10. Afts xvii.31.
judged of Men, fhould afterwards judge
. ii. 9, 10, 11.
Job xix. 25, 26, 27.
People whatsoever, Matt: XXV. 32. 2 Cor. V. 10:
Life, 1 Cor. xv. 52. Rev. xx. 12, 13,
Rom. ii. 14.
By which he will Judge,
2. The Words, Matt. xii. 36. 3. The Actions of every Man, 2 Cor. V. 10.
Eccles. xii. 14. To this End, the Books shall be opened, Revel.
XX. 12 1. The Book of God's Word. 2. Of his Omniscience, Mal. iii. 16. 3. Of Men's Consciences, Jer. xvii. 1. V. What will be the issue of this Judgment?
Absolution to the Just.
1. Make a Virtue of that now,which then you
will be forced to do, even honour and re
vere him, John.v. 22, 23. 2. Get him to be your Friend beforehand. 3. Live as you will then wish you had done,
2 Pet. iii. 10, 11. Jac. ii. 12. Matt. XXV. 44. Luke xxi. 34.